Queanbeyan (C)

2011 Census All persons QuickStats
Geography type Statistical Local Areas
Area code 145056470
People 37,991
Male 19,036
Female 18,955
Median age 35
Families 10,050
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 16,091
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,658
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $290
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.8
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People

demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

Demographics & education

People Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Total 37,991 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 19,036 50.1 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 18,955 49.9 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 1,137 3.0 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 37,991 people in Queanbeyan (C) of these 50.1% were male and 49.9% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.0% of the population.

Age
People
Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
0-4 years 2,670 7.0 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 2,471 6.5 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 2,552 6.7 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 2,466 6.5 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 2,629 6.9 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 2,952 7.8 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 2,750 7.2 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 2,930 7.7 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 3,252 8.6 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 3,044 8.0 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 2,652 7.0 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 2,205 5.8 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 1,761 4.6 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 1,172 3.1 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 894 2.4 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 628 1.7 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 522 1.4 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 444 1.2 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
Median age 35 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Queanbeyan (C) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 9.6% of the population.

Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Married 14,306 47.2 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 1,031 3.4 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 2,657 8.8 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 1,350 4.5 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 10,953 36.2 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Queanbeyan (C) aged 15 years and over, 47.2% were married and 12.2% were either divorced or separated.

Median age by registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 49 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 76 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Queanbeyan (C) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 13,070 47.5 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 3,026 11.0 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 11,404 41.5 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Queanbeyan (C), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Registered marriage 46 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 33 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Queanbeyan (C) was 46 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Pre-school 557 4.8 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 2,241 19.5 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 796 6.9 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 178 1.5 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 1,390 12.1 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 919 8.0 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 275 2.4 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 1,062 9.2 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 1,495 13.0 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 257 2.2 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 2,343 20.4 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 11,513 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Queanbeyan (C) 30.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 27.9% were in primary school, 22.4% in secondary school and 22.2% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Cultural & language diversity

Ancestry, top responses Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australian 14,556 28.9 2,217,158 25.0 7,098,486 25.4
English 12,634 25.1 2,151,788 24.2 7,238,533 25.9
Irish 4,222 8.4 661,208 7.4 2,087,758 7.5
Scottish 3,201 6.4 528,510 6.0 1,792,622 6.4
Italian 1,809 3.6 246,158 2.8 916,121 3.3

The most common ancestries in Queanbeyan (C) were Australian 28.9%, English 25.1%, Irish 8.4%, Scottish 6.4% and Italian 3.6%.

Country of birth Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Australia 28,824 75.9 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
Other top responses:  null  null  null  null  null  null
England 1,009 2.7 227,524 3.3 911,593 4.2
New Zealand 622 1.6 114,232 1.7 483,398 2.2
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) 551 1.5 17,195 0.2 40,222 0.2
India 478 1.3 95,388 1.4 295,362 1.4
Italy 395 1.0 51,626 0.7 185,402 0.9

In Queanbeyan (C), 75.9% of people were born in Australia. The most common countries of birth were England 2.7%, New Zealand 1.6%, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) 1.5%, India 1.3% and Italy 1.0%.

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both parents born overseas 9,588 26.9 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 2,691 7.6 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 1,829 5.1 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 21,513 60.4 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Queanbeyan (C), 60.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 26.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Catholic 11,944 31.4 1,902,393 27.5 5,439,268 25.3
Anglican 7,491 19.7 1,378,386 19.9 3,679,907 17.1
No Religion 7,335 19.3 1,240,531 17.9 4,796,787 22.3
Eastern Orthodox 1,852 4.9 211,686 3.1 563,072 2.6
Uniting Church 1,286 3.4 271,090 3.9 1,065,795 5.0

The most common responses for religion in Queanbeyan (C) were Catholic 31.4%, Anglican 19.7%, No Religion 19.3%, Eastern Orthodox 4.9% and Uniting Church 3.4%.

Language, top responses (other than English) Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Macedonian 932 2.5 29,453 0.4 68,849 0.3
Italian 593 1.6 83,173 1.2 299,834 1.4
Serbian 280 0.7 22,235 0.3 55,114 0.3
Greek 248 0.7 86,602 1.3 252,217 1.2
Croatian 247 0.7 22,881 0.3 61,547 0.3
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English only spoken at home 30,831 81.1 5,013,343 72.5 16,509,291 76.8
Households where two or more languages are spoken 2,566 18.2 604,562 24.5 1,579,949 20.4

In Queanbeyan (C) 81.1% of people only spoke English at home. Other languages spoken at home included Macedonian 2.5%, Italian 1.6%, Serbian 0.7%, Greek 0.7% and Croatian 0.7%.

Employment

Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Worked full-time 14,868 68.5 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 4,862 22.4 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 1,353 6.2 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 624 2.9 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 21,707 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --

There were 21,707 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Queanbeyan (C). Of these 68.5% were employed full time, 22.4% were employed part-time and 2.9% were unemployed.

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Employment - hours worked
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
1-15 hours per week 1,587 7.5 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 1,486 7.0 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 1,788 8.5 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 4,706 22.3 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 10,165 48.2 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Queanbeyan (C), 7.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 48.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Employed full-time 40 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 38 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Queanbeyan (C) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Clerical and Administrative Workers 4,263 20.2 473,141 15.1 1,483,558 14.7
Professionals 4,045 19.2 713,548 22.7 2,145,442 21.3
Technicians and Trades Workers 2,929 13.9 414,668 13.2 1,425,146 14.2
Managers 2,920 13.8 418,333 13.3 1,293,970 12.9
Community and Personal Service Workers 1,992 9.4 297,667 9.5 971,897 9.7
Sales Workers 1,666 7.9 290,496 9.3 942,140 9.4
Labourers 1,594 7.6 273,129 8.7 947,608 9.4
Machinery Operators And Drivers 1,110 5.3 199,438 6.4 659,551 6.6

The most common occupations in Queanbeyan (C) included Clerical and Administrative Workers 20.2%, Professionals 19.2%, Technicians and Trades Workers 13.9%, Managers 13.8%, Community and Personal Service Workers 9.4%, Sales Workers 7.9%, Labourers 7.6% and Machinery Operators And Drivers 5.3%.

Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Central Government Administration 2,335 11.1 28,385 0.9 129,822 1.3
Defence 1,626 7.7 22,486 0.7 73,392 0.7
Cafes, Restaurants and Takeaway Food Services 654 3.1 127,711 4.1 412,804 4.1
Public Order and Safety Services 637 3.0 48,826 1.6 156,404 1.6
School Education 609 2.9 138,795 4.4 467,373 4.6

Of the employed people in Queanbeyan (C), the most common responses for industry of employment included Central Government Administration 11.1%, Defence 7.7%, Cafes, Restaurants and Takeaway Food Services 3.1%, Public Order and Safety Services 3.0% and School Education 2.9%.

Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Personal 842 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 2,066 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,658 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Queanbeyan (C) was $842.

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Travel to work, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Car, as driver 15,154 71.9 1,807,358 57.6 6,059,972 60.2
Car, as passenger 1,493 7.1 157,359 5.0 537,638 5.3
Walked only 490 2.3 128,339 4.1 377,043 3.7
Bus 288 1.4 116,656 3.7 301,187 3.0
Truck 245 1.2 38,584 1.2 104,746 1.0
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People who travelled to work by public transport 387 1.8 433,016 13.8 1,046,721 10.4
People who travelled to work by car as driver or passenger 16,707 79.2 1,971,702 62.8 6,620,840 65.8

In Queanbeyan (C), on the day of the Census, the most common methods of travel to work for employed people included Car, as driver 71.9%, Car, as passenger 7.1%, Walked only 2.3%, Bus 1.4% and Truck 1.2%. On the day, 1.8% of employed people used public transport (train, bus, ferry, tram/light rail) as at least one of their methods of travel to work and 79.2% used car (either as driver or as passenger).

Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 22,530 74.4 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 9,076 30.0 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 3,071 10.1 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 4,974 16.4 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Queanbeyan (C), of people aged 15 years and over, 74.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 30.0% provided care for children and 10.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 16.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than 5 hours per week 7,434 24.5 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 9,116 30.1 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 3,565 11.8 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 2,418 8.0 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Queanbeyan (C), 30.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.0% worked 30 hours or more.

Families

family composition | weekly incomes | employment status of couple families

Family composition

Family composition Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Couple family without children 3,453 34.4 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 4,792 47.7 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 1,630 16.2 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 174 1.7 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Queanbeyan (C), 47.7% were couple families with children, 34.4% were couple families without children and 16.2% were one parent families.

Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Male -- 21.8 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.2 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Queanbeyan (C) 21.8% of single parents were male and 78.2% were female.

Weekly incomes

Median family income, couple families with two incomes Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Families without children 2,387 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,788 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --

In Queanbeyan (C), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,788 and those without children was $2,387.

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Employment status of couple families

Employment status of couple families
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Both employed, worked full-time 2,844 34.5 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 231 2.8 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 1,791 21.7 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 1,034 12.5 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 295 3.6 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 897 10.9 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 664 8.0 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 494 6.0 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Queanbeyan (C), of couple families with children, 34.5% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 21.7% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

Dwellings

dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles

Dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling type Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Occupied private dwellings 14,110 92.2 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 1,197 7.8 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Queanbeyan (C), 92.2% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.8% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Separate house 9,489 67.2 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 2,157 15.3 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 2,384 16.9 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 70 0.5 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Queanbeyan (C), 67.2% were separate houses, 15.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 16.9% were flats, units or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None (includes bedsitters) 59 0.4 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 926 6.6 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 3,120 22.1 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 4,862 34.5 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 4,910 34.8 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 234 1.7 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Queanbeyan (C), of occupied private dwellings 6.6% had 1 bedroom, 22.1% had 2 bedrooms and 34.5% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Owned outright 3,599 25.5 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 5,597 39.7 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 4,533 32.1 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 78 0.6 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 303 2.1 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Queanbeyan (C), 25.5% were owned outright, 39.7% were owned with a mortgage and 32.1% were rented.

Household composition

Household composition Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Family households 9,808 69.5 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 3,887 27.5 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 417 3.0 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Queanbeyan (C), of all households, 69.5% were family households, 27.5% were single person households and 3.0% were group households.

Household income Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.2 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 18.9 -- 12.3 -- 11.2

In Queanbeyan (C), 16.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 18.9% of households had a weekly income of more than $3,000.

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Mortgage & rent

Proportions are calculated using all tenure types for occupied private dwellings. This excludes visitor only and other non-classifiable households.

Rent weekly payments Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median rent 290 -- 300 -- 285 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.1 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.9 -- 11.6 -- 10.4

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households whose rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which are not renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

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Mortgage monthly repayments Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.1 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.9 -- 10.5 -- 9.9

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households who own their dwelling, and whose mortgage payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which were renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

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Number of motor vehicles

Number of registered motor vehicles Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
None 921 6.5 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 4,913 34.8 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 5,175 36.7 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 2,713 19.2 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 389 2.8 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Queanbeyan (C), 34.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 19.2% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people

selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics

People characteristics Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander 1,138 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
Male 562 49.4 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 576 50.6 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 null  null  null  null  null  null  null
Median age 22 -- 21 -- 21 --

In Queanbeyan (C), there were 1,138 Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 562 (or 49.4%) were male and 576 (or 50.6%) were female. The median age was 22 years.

Dwelling characteristics

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households. These tables represent occupied private dwellings where at least one Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait islander person was present.

Dwelling characteristics Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Average number of people per household 3 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,415 -- 941 -- 991 --

Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Queanbeyan (C), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,415.

Mortgage and rent Queanbeyan (C) % Queanbeyan (C) New South Wales % New South Wales Australia % Australia
Median weekly rent 250 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,950 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Queanbeyan (C), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $250 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,950.

Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. This may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages.